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By Anne Michaels

ISBN-10: 0679776591

ISBN-13: 9780679776598

A New York Times extraordinary ebook of the Year
Winner of the Lannan Literary Fiction Award
Winner of the father or mother Fiction Award

In 1940 a boy bursts from the dust of a war-torn Polish urban, the place he has buried himself to conceal from the warriors who murdered his relations. His identify is Jakob Beer. he's merely seven years previous. And even though by way of all rights he must have shared the destiny of the opposite Jews in his village, he has not just survived yet been rescued through a Greek geologist, who doesn't realize the boy as human till he starts off to cry. With this electrifying picture, Anne Michaels ushers us into her rapturously acclaimed novel of loss, reminiscence, historical past, and redemption.

As Michaels follows Jakob throughout continents, she shall we us witness his transformation from a half-wild casualty of the Holocaust to an artist who extracts that means from its abyss. choked with mysterious symmetries and rendered in heart-stopping prose, Fugitive Pieces is a positive paintings, a ebook that are supposed to now not quite a bit be learn correctly surrendered to.

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Then they pronounced him reasonably fit and healthy, but fast asleep. 'Psychopath,' the SWAT commander said. ' the assistant DA asked. Emerson found a pair of suit trousers folded over a chair and checked the pockets. Came out with a small wallet. Found the driver's licence. The name was right, and the address was right. And the photograph was right. 'This is the right guy,' he said. 'We can't let him say anything,' the ADA said again. ' 'I'm going to Mirandize him anyway,' Emerson said. ' He shook Barr by the shoulder and got half-opened eyes in response.

Massive tissue damage, entry and exit wounds, no lodged bullets. 'Hollow points,' the pathologist said. ' Emerson turned and looked at the ornamental pool. Six bullets in there, he thought. Five through-and-throughs, and one miss. The pool was finally empty by nine fifteen. The fire department hoses started sucking air. All that was left was a quarter-inch of scummy grit, and a lot of trash. Emerson had the lights re-angled and sent twelve recruits from the Academy over the walls, six from one end and six from the other.

He reached the base of the wall and lay flat on the ground, pressed up tight against the raw concrete. Then he squirmed up into a sitting position. Then he knelt. He folded his right leg tight underneath him. He planted his left foot flat and his left shin vertical. He propped his left elbow on his left knee. Raised the rifle. Rested the end of the forestock on the top of the low concrete wall. Sawed it gently back and forth until it felt good and solid. Supported kneeling, the training manual called it.

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